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Rational ClearQuest Fix Pack 8 ( for 8.0



IBM Rational ClearQuest has been made generally available and contains fixes to version 8.0 including all predecessor fix packs.

Download Description

Please read ClearQuest Release Notes for information about system requirements, new features, and other important release information.

Important Upgrade Information:
If you plan to upgrade ClearQuest 7.1.x directly to this release and you are running ClearQuest Web, please read technote 1586861 prior to upgrading.

Please refer to 1572830 prior to upgrading servers deploying web components. Specifically refer to the section labeled "Avoiding Problems".

If you wish to apply the latest updates to your system, check the Fixes by Version for Rational ClearQuest technote for more details.

Technote 1450027 describes behavioral differences in ClearQuest releases (including all Fix Packs) between 7.1.1 and the current release.

TestFixes included and excluded in this Fixpack

Technote 1574727 lists TestFixes that are included in this release, as well as those that have not been incorporated into this release.

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Downloads available for

Operating Systems:

  • AIX® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (aix4_power)
  • Linux - RedHat® and SUSE® - - - - - - - - - (linux_x86)
  • Solaris® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (sun5)
  • Windows® - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - (win)

Note: For Linux running on x86, AMD64 or EM64T select the linux_x86 download.

Descriptions of the resolved defects are included in the readme files associated with each patch download.

Each patch contains the cumulative fixes of its predecessor. All other patches referenced in this document are obsolete. (Current)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM95460 PM94720 PM93910 PM93775 PM93223 PM93138 PM92638
PM92098 PM91868 PM90807 PM90053 PM88185 PM86937 PM85393
PM81596 PM80296 PM76261 PM73234 PM73122 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM89327 PM88253 PM87949 PM86720 PM86523 PM83701 PM81433
PM80778 PM80631 PM79532 PM77814 PM77116 PM71739 PM64420
PM60531 PM59316 PM53058 PM51842 PM51777 PM44971 PM15837 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM80764 PM80242 PM79091 PM79080 PM78704 PM77788 PM77153
PM76836 PM76509 PM76505 PM76039 PM72393 PM69842 PM67902
PM64043 PM53962 PM50299 PM46541 PM39111 PM39039 PM20327 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM76855 PM75238 PM74845 PM74838 PM73551 PM72905 PM72417
PM71702 PM71175 PM68040 PM66959 PM65721 PM64420 PM63389
PM61242 PM60748 PM59537 PM57371 PM46858 PM33116 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM70791 PM70688 PM70087 PM69692 PM69662 PM69506 PM69457
PM68639 PM67910 PM66896 PM65979 PM63588 PM62929 PM60479
PM60107 PM59308 PM59071 PM51128 PM46644 PM33122 PM23354 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM65367 PM64027 PM63864 PM63499 PM63307 PM63174 PM62993
PM62793 PM62740 PM62735 PM62441 PM62439 PM61822 PM61741
PM61737 PM61670 PM61319 PM61278 PM60984 PM60154 PM59784
PM56454 PM56274 PM56210 PM55494 PM55477 PM54995 PM54784
PM54265 PM53529 PM52990 PM52772 PM52691 PM52258 PM51701
PM51613 PM51484 PM51132 PM49159 PM48143 PM46409 PM45936
PM45451 PM44970 PM41900 PM41547 PM40955 PM35363 PM34081
PM32161 PM32086 PM30319 PM30197 PM24688 PM19201 PK94147 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM58770 PM58474 PM58310 PM57435 PM55544 PM55346 PM53794
PM53739 PM53646 PM53331 PM52751 PM46871 PM46351 PM46083
PM39183 PM36654 PM36496 PM35340 PM25168 (Obsoleted)
Created to fix bug(s):
PM51955 PM50088 PM49979 PM49975 PM49811 PM49180 PM48749
PM48016 PM47952 PM47926 PM47006 PM46679 PM46354 PM46353
PM46149 PM46057 PM45891 PM45714 PM45672 PM45184 PM44680
PM44205 PM44060 PM42181 PM40993 PM39879 PM39779 PM39377
PM39179 PM38885 PM38781 PM36693 PM35961 PM35956 PM35666
PM33866 PM32456 PM32079 PM30005 PM28911 PM28398 PM25575
PM24597 PM21653 PM20976 PM20907 PM20749 PM20247 PM12398
PM11888 PM08377 PK98033 PK69012


Installation Manager 1.6.2 or later; Rational ClearQuest Version 8.0 or or or or or or or

Installation Instructions

Descriptions of resolved defects are included in the ux_readme and windows_readme files in the Download package table.

Refer to technote 1380386 for detailed installation instructions.

If you to plan to use WebSphere Application Server v8.0 with IBM Rational ClearCase, IBM Rational ClearQuest or IBM Rational RequisitePro, please read technote 1569987 before installing the products.

If you plan to use Installation Manager on Solaris, Linux, or AIX in GUI mode, please refer to technote 1330190 for more information.

You must install this update using the Updates Packages wizard in IBM Installation Manager. For information on installing updates, see the topic 'Installing Updates' in the IBM Installation Manager Information Center at;.

  • By default, the update is installed from the IBM update repository located on a remote server.

  • It is also possible to download the update and install it locally.

    1. Download the repository from the Download Package table below.

    2. Extract files to a temporary directory. In the IBM Installation Manager, click File > Preferences and add the temporary directory location to the list of repositories.

    3. Use the Update Packages wizard in the Installation Manager to complete the update.

Note: The readme files are also included in each patch bundle; therefore,
you need not download the readme separately when downloading the patch.

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Problems (APARS) fixed

Document Information

Modified date:
15 June 2018